a bit, a little, a trifle(adverb)
to a small degree; somewhat
"it's a bit warm"; "felt a little better"; "a trifle smaller"
To a small extent; in a small amount; rather.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'a bit' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1469
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'a bit' in Written Corpus Frequency: #232
The numerical value of a bit in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of a bit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We are condemned to kill time, thus we die bit by bit.
I used to fly the planes, but I don't like flying planes no more, it's a little bit longer and a little bit more tiresome, but I feel a little bit more safer on the train.
They're doing it for a little bit of relaxation or a little bit of focus or a little bit of pain management or they're doing it because they sleep better or their stomach digests food better.
It felt good to be out there, obviously, been playing at home with my boys for a little bit of cash, but still( that is) a little bit different. Every shot counts a little bit more. ( But) Felt good.
A bit of cost cutting, a bit of downsizing of investment banking, a bit of reorganization and, in order to pay for it, raise capital -- that would be very disappointing unless he pulls a rabbit out of the hat.
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